The Siebel Foundation has announced the names of five UC Berkeley Bioengineering graduate students who have been named Siebel Scholars.The Siebel Scholars program recognizes outstanding graduate students from the world’s most prestigious business, computer science, and bioengineering graduate schools. Each of the Class of 2014 Siebel Scholars will receive a $35,000 award for his or her final year of graduate studies.
The 2014 UC Berkeley Siebel Scholars in Bioengineering are Benjamin Li-Ping Lee, Mehrdad Mehrbod, Win Pin Ng, Dawn Spelke, and Augusto Tentori.
These accomplished bioengineering graduate students will join a growing community of past and present Scholars that includes their peers from top business and computer science programs.
About the Siebel Scholars Foundation
The Siebel Scholars program was founded in 2000 to recognize the most talented students at the world’s leading graduate schools of business, computer science, and bioengineering and to form an active, lifelong community among an ever-growing group of leaders. Today, more than 600 of the world’s brightest minds are Siebel Scholars. This exceptional group has the unique opportunity to directly influence the technologies, policies, and economic and social decisions that shape the future. Siebel Scholars serve as key advisors to the Siebel Foundation, guiding the development of innovative programs the Foundation initiates. For more information please visit www.siebelscholars.com.
The Siebel Scholars Foundation is funded by the Siebel Foundation. Established as a private foundation in 1996, the Siebel Foundation is a nonprofit, public benefit corporation. Its mission is to support projects and organizations that work to improve the quality of life, environment, and education of its community members. For more information please visit www.siebelfoundation.org.
Congratulations to our new Siebel Scholars!